Obituary: Elizabeth Marie Gehrmann
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Elizabeth Marie Gehrmann

January 10, 1929 to October 11, 2013

A private ceremony will be held later for Elizabeth Marie Gehrmann who died peacefully at home with her family and close friends at her side. She was 84.

Mrs. Gehrmann was born in Santa Cruz and lived most of her life in Boulder Creek.

Her parents were Otto and Elizabeth Keller and she attended local schools, graduating from Santa Cruz High School. She furthered her education at Hartnell College and San Jose University, earning a BA and her teaching credentials.

She taught in Scotts Valley and at Quail Hollow Elementary School and retired in 1983.

She married Walter Gehrmann of San Francisco who preceded her in death in 2001.

Mrs. Gehrmann is survived by her two sons, Richard Gehrmann of Boulder Creek and Ronald Gehrmann of Angels Camp; daughter-in-law, Kim Gehrmann; three granddaughters; and her sister, Margarita Cornwell of Boulder Creek.

Family said she was a kind, loving, thoughtful lady

A private ceremony will be held later.

In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to Hospice of Santa Cruz County, 940 Disc Drive, Scotts Valley, CA 95066.

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